Roxane Gay’s New Memoir About Her Weight May Be Her Most Feminist—and Revealing—Act Yet

Marisa Meltzer profiles Roxane Gay as the prolific author prepares to go on tour to support Hunger, a book she calls “by far the hardest book I’ve ever had to write.” In it, Gay reflects on what it’s like to live in a world that does not accommodate her body and how she “turned to food for numbness and protection” after being gang raped as a child.

Source: Elle
Published: Jun 14, 2017
Length: 15 minutes (3,874 words)

Patagonia and The North Face: Saving the World — One Puffer Jacket at a Time

The outerwear industry often touts its commitment to sustainability and ethical consumption — but can it reconcile its values with the demands of running a for-profit business?

Source: The Guardian
Published: Mar 7, 2017
Length: 23 minutes (5,783 words)

Ugg: The Look That Refused to Die

The story behind the footwear brand, and how they managed to transcend the usual rules of fashion.

Source: The Guardian
Published: Mar 30, 2016
Length: 20 minutes (5,249 words)